The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
London / City of London
Rank 101 97 113
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing Perl 48 54 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.65% 1.69% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 3.73% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 71
Median daily rate £468 £475 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -1.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1404 1447 2328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.13% 45.20% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1208 1919
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 88 (73.95%) Python
2 82 (68.91%) Linux
3 56 (47.06%) DevOps
4 51 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 51 (42.86%) Unix
5 50 (42.02%) Java
5 50 (42.02%) Puppet
6 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (33.61%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (26.89%) Banking
9 31 (26.05%) Ansible
10 28 (23.53%) Finance
10 28 (23.53%) Ruby
11 24 (20.17%) Amazon AWS
12 21 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
13 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
14 19 (15.97%) Jenkins
14 19 (15.97%) Windows
14 19 (15.97%) Red Hat
15 18 (15.13%) SQL
16 17 (14.29%) Docker
16 17 (14.29%) Configuration Management
16 17 (14.29%) Atlassian
16 17 (14.29%) VMware
17 16 (13.45%) Apache
17 16 (13.45%) Continuous Delivery
18 15 (12.61%) PHP
19 13 (10.92%) Tomcat
19 13 (10.92%) Firewall

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.45%) Apache
2 13 (10.92%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.20%) IIS
5 4 (3.36%) nginx
6 3 (2.52%) Confluence
7 2 (1.68%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.68%) JBoss
7 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.68%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.68%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Relativity
1 2 (1.68%) Ringtail
1 2 (1.68%) Summit
1 2 (1.68%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (0.84%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.17%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.72%) GitHub
3 7 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.52%) SaaS
7 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.84%) G Suite
8 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) Firewall
2 8 (6.72%) SSL
3 7 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.36%) DNS
4 4 (3.36%) HTTP
4 4 (3.36%) SSH
5 3 (2.52%) LDAP
5 3 (2.52%) Network Security
5 3 (2.52%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.68%) DMZ
6 2 (1.68%) LAN
6 2 (1.68%) Multicast
6 2 (1.68%) SAN
6 2 (1.68%) VPN
6 2 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.84%) AMQP
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.84%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.84%) NX-OS
7 1 (0.84%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.40%) Big Data
2 10 (8.40%) Hadoop
2 10 (8.40%) MySQL
2 10 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.56%) Apache Hive
3 9 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.20%) DB2
4 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.36%) MariaDB
5 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.68%) EDRMS
7 2 (1.68%) HBase
7 2 (1.68%) KDB
7 2 (1.68%) Redis
7 2 (1.68%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.97%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.24%) Subversion
4 10 (8.40%) JIRA
5 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.20%) Hudson
5 5 (4.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (3.36%) Ant
6 4 (3.36%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.52%) Maven
7 3 (2.52%) Mocha
8 2 (1.68%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.68%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.68%) Gradle
8 2 (1.68%) JUnit
8 2 (1.68%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.68%) Selenium
8 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (26.89%) Banking
2 28 (23.53%) Finance
3 8 (6.72%) Front Office
4 6 (5.04%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.52%) Legal
5 3 (2.52%) Retail
5 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) French Language
Job Titles
1 44 (36.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (15.13%) Developer
2 18 (15.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 17 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 17 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 11 (9.24%) Administrator
5 8 (6.72%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (6.72%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (6.72%) Consultant
5 8 (6.72%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (5.04%) DevOps Specialist
7 6 (5.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Perl Developer
9 4 (3.36%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.08%) LAMP
2 9 (7.56%) .NET
3 8 (6.72%) LAPP Stack
3 8 (6.72%) XML
4 7 (5.88%) Kafka
4 7 (5.88%) Web Services
5 6 (5.04%) Middleware
6 5 (4.20%) SOAP
6 5 (4.20%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (3.36%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (3.36%) JMS
7 4 (3.36%) JSON
7 4 (3.36%) REST
7 4 (3.36%) XSLT
8 3 (2.52%) CGI
8 3 (2.52%) J2EE
8 3 (2.52%) J2SE
8 3 (2.52%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (1.68%) HTML
9 2 (1.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.88%) Clustering
2 7 (5.88%) Fintech
3 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.04%) Equities
4 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.36%) Derivative
5 4 (3.36%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.84%) IPTV
7 1 (0.84%) STB
7 1 (0.84%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 82 (68.91%) Linux
2 51 (42.86%) Unix
3 21 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (15.97%) Windows
5 10 (8.40%) CentOS
6 6 (5.04%) Solaris
6 6 (5.04%) SUSE
6 6 (5.04%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.52%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.68%) AIX
9 1 (0.84%) Android
9 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.06%) DevOps
2 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (33.61%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 16 (13.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (8.40%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (7.56%) Build Automation
8 9 (7.56%) Load Balancing
8 9 (7.56%) Scrum
9 8 (6.72%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.88%) ITIL
10 7 (5.88%) Low Latency
11 6 (5.04%) OO
12 5 (4.20%) API Testing
12 5 (4.20%) SDLC
13 4 (3.36%) Open Source
13 4 (3.36%) Server Building
13 4 (3.36%) Test Automation
13 4 (3.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (73.95%) Python
2 51 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 50 (42.02%) Java
4 28 (23.53%) Ruby
5 18 (15.13%) SQL
6 15 (12.61%) PHP
7 10 (8.40%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.40%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.72%) C
8 8 (6.72%) C++
9 4 (3.36%) AWK
9 4 (3.36%) Go
9 4 (3.36%) sed
10 3 (2.52%) Groovy
11 2 (1.68%) C#
11 2 (1.68%) VB
11 2 (1.68%) VBA
12 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.20%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) CISSP
2 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) CCNA
3 1 (0.84%) CCNP
3 1 (0.84%) CEH
3 1 (0.84%) CISA
3 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.84%) CISM
3 1 (0.84%) CISMP
3 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) GIAC
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.68%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
3 2 (1.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (14.29%) Docker
2 13 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.04%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.68%) HDFS
5 2 (1.68%) NFS
5 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.84%) Gluster
6 1 (0.84%) GPFS
6 1 (0.84%) iptables
6 1 (0.84%) LXC
6 1 (0.84%) oVirt
6 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.84%) vCloud
6 1 (0.84%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.84%) vSphere
6 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (42.02%) Puppet
2 31 (26.05%) Ansible
3 21 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.88%) Control-M
5 6 (5.04%) Nagios
6 5 (4.20%) Terraform
7 4 (3.36%) Cobbler
7 4 (3.36%) HAProxy
7 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (2.52%) Galera Cluster
8 3 (2.52%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.52%) Salt
8 3 (2.52%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.68%) EnCase
9 2 (1.68%) Kibana
9 2 (1.68%) logstash
9 2 (1.68%) Oozie
9 2 (1.68%) OpenView
9 2 (1.68%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Red Hat
2 17 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 17 (14.29%) VMware
3 11 (9.24%) Oracle
4 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.88%) Splunk
6 5 (4.20%) Cisco
6 5 (4.20%) IBM
6 5 (4.20%) Sybase
6 5 (4.20%) Veritas
7 4 (3.36%) Murex
8 3 (2.52%) EMC
8 3 (2.52%) F5
8 3 (2.52%) Google
8 3 (2.52%) HP
8 3 (2.52%) Remedy
8 3 (2.52%) Serena
8 3 (2.52%) Symantec
9 2 (1.68%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.68%) Sonatype
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